Definition of tuition:
- Especially, the act, art, or business of teaching; instruction; as, children are sent to school for tuition; his tuition was thorough.
- Superintending care over a young person; the particular watch and care of a tutor or guardian over his pupil or ward; guardianship.
- The money paid for instruction; the price or payment for instruction.
instruction, charge, cultivation, breeding, culture, reading, guardianship, cost, education, information, tuition fee, learning, teaching, schooling, expenditure, development, tutelage, training, tutoring, fee, nurture, teach, study, pedagogy, discipline, pedagogics, knowledge, care, tutorship, price.
- instruction (part of speech: noun)
Mrs. Ross- Morton replied that only now was Meg beginning to repay all the expense incurred on her behalf in the way of board, clothing and tuition; and it was most unreasonable to expect any salary for quite another year.- "Jan and Her Job", L. Allen Harker.
Let me hope that the tuition they have received here will not be thrown away upon them, and that they may all emulate those bright examples to be found in English history and of which every naval officer must be proud.- "Speeches and Addresses of H. R. H. the Prince of Wales: 1863-1888", Edward VII.
- "Autobiography of Anthony Trollope", Anthony Trollope.